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Beauty By Numbers
When Hillary Clinton joked that she could manipulate headlines with her hairstyle, she wasnOt the first woman to recognize the influence of her tresses. Since Lady Godiva, hair has been a tool of power and seduction. We take an in-depth look at the mane event. Npatricia tortolani
100,000: Average number of hairs on the human head.
11: Century in which Lady Godiva is believed to have ridden naked on a horse to persuade her husband, the lord of Coventry, to reduce taxes on his citizens.
900: Approximate number of years later the Godiva chocolate company was founded.
1712: Year in which Alexander